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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following is not one of the joys talked about of being king?
2. Where do Pa and his followers take refuge?
3. Who comes into the cave while Pa is punishing Ma?
4. What will happen to those that Pa sends down the chute?
5. Who does Ma fight in the cave?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Do you believe Pa would ever make a good leader? Why or why not? What about Ma? Why or why not? Of the two of them, which is more prepared to be the leader? Why do you feel this way?
Essay Topic 2
The play was originally preformed as a puppet show. In what ways would this play be better shown as a puppet show? In what ways are human actors better?
Essay Topic 3
How does the author use exaggeration in this play? Could this play succeed without exaggeration? Why or why not?
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